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Ganonema vermiculare D.L.Ballantine & I.A.Abbott 2006

Publication details
Ganonema vermiculare D.L.Ballantine & I.A.Abbott 2006: 122-124, figs 1-13

Published in: Ballantine, D.L. & Abbott, I.A. (2006). Ganonema vermiculare sp. nov. (Liagoraceae, Rhodophyta), a new species from Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea. Botanica Marina 49: 122-128.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ganonema is Ganonema farinosum (J.V.Lamouroux) K.-C.Fan & Y.-C.Wang.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), worm-shaped, almost cylindrical and bent in places, marked with irregular waves or bent lines (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: 1.5 km seaward of Media Luna Reef (17°54.771'N; 67°03.638'W), La Paguera, Puerto Rico (Ballantine & Abbott 2006: 124). Holotype: D.L. Ballantine (6393) & H. Ruiz; 12.viii.2004; 17 m . US Algal Coll. 209072 (Ballantine & Abbott 2006: 124). Notes: Isotypes in BISH and MSM.

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Created: 01 June 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 14 February 2007 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Ballantine, D.L. & Abbott, I.A. (2006). Ganonema vermiculare sp. nov. (Liagoraceae, Rhodophyta), a new species from Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea. Botanica Marina 49: 122-128.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 January 2021.

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